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Josephine Hough (Hough) Owens

November 28, 1940 ~ July 22, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old


Josephine Hough Owens, 82, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2023 at her residence.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 25, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Troy Pentecostal Holiness Church, officiated by Rev. Richard Lynthacum. Burial will follow at Hamer Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Mt. Gilead.

Born November 28, 1940 in Richmond County, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Ida Mae Meachum Hough. Josephine was employed as a daycare worker and was a foster parent. She was loved very much by all the children.  Her enjoyment came from her flowers and working in the garden. She loved her family and they gathered for all family functions and holidays.

She is survived by her children; Sylvia Morris McRae (Steve) of Mt. Gilead, Charles Morris (Tammy) of Troy, Betty Jo Morris Smith (Thurman) of Seagrove, Dale Lee Morris (Catina) of Troy, and Joseph Morris (Frances) of Troy; sister, Martha Pate of Robbins; and fifteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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Funeral Service
July 25, 2023

11:00 AM
Troy Pentecostal Holiness Church
230 S. Bilhen St.
Troy, NC 27371

Interment following funeral service
July 25, 2023

Hamer Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
4830 NC 109
Mt. Gilead, NC 27306


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